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La Puerta del Paraíso es la puerta este del Baptisterio de Florencia, se encuentra ubicada frente a la catedral de Santa María del Fiore. Fue realizada por el orfebre y escultor Lorenzo Ghiberti en 1452 y es su obra cumbre y una de las obras más destacadas del Renacimiento. Completamente dorada, le fue puesto el sobrenombre de 'del Paraíso' por Miguel Angel Buonarroti. Después del aluvión de Florencia los paneles originales, fueron restaurados y se los conserva en el Museo dell'Opera del Duomo que se encuentra en las inmediaciones.

Escena en la Puerta del Paraíso (Lorenzo Ghiberti), esta es la la representación de David y Goliat.

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The Gate of Paradise is the eastern gate of the Baptistery of Florence, is located opposite the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore. Was made by the goldsmith and sculptor Lorenzo Ghiberti in 1452 and is his masterpiece and one of the most outstanding works of the Renaissance. Completely browned, it was the nickname of 'Paradise' by Michelangelo Buonarroti. Florence after the flood of the original panels were restored and are being held in the Museo dell'Opera del Duomo is located in the vicinity.

Scene at the Gate of Paradise (Lorenzo Ghiberti), this is the representation of David and Goliath.

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